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noun (countable and uncountable; plural stones except as shown below)
  1. (uncountable) A hard earthen substance that can form large rocks and boulders.
  2. A small piece of stone.
  3. A gemstone, a jewel, especially a diamond.
  4. (plural: ) A unit of mass equal to 14 pounds. Used to measure the weights of people, animals, cheese, wool, etc.
  • 1882: Generally, however, the or petra, almost always of 14 lbs., is used, the tod of 28 lbs., and the sack of thirteen tods. — James Edwin Thorold Rogers, A History of Agriculture and Prices in England Volume 4, p. 209.
    1. (botany) The central part of some fruits, particularly drupes; consisting of the seed and a hard endocarp layer.
a peach
  1. (medicine) A hard, stone-like deposit.
kidney
  1. A piece made of any hard material, used in various board games such as backgammon, and go.
  2. (colour) A dull light grey or beige, like that of some stones.
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    1. (curling) A 42-pound, precisely shaped piece of granite with a handle attached, which are bowled down the ice.
Translations: 
  • Dutch: stuk , pion
  • French: calcul
  • German: Stein
  • Italian: calcolo
  • Spanish: cí¡lculo
verb (ston, ing)
  1. (transitive) To pelt with stones, especially to kill by pelting with stones.
  2. (transitive) To remove a stone from (fruit etc.).
  3. (intransitive) To form a stone during growth, with reference to fruit etc.
  4. (context, transitive, slang) To intoxicate, especially with narcotics. (Usually in passive)
Translations: 
  • Dutch: zich drogeren
  • French: défoncer
  • German: sich berauschen
  • Italian: lapidare
  • Spanish: lapidar
adjective 
  1. Constructed of stone.
walls
  1. Having the appearance of stone.
pot
  1. (colour) Of a dull light grey or beige, like that of some stones.
  2. Complete, absolute, of the highest degree.
free
Translations: 
  • Dutch: stenen
  • French: de pierre, en pierre
  • German: steinern
  • Italian: pietroso , petroso , roccioso
  • Spanish: de piedra, pétreo , pétrea
adverb 
  1. As a stone (used with following adjective).
My father is deaf. This soup is cold.
  1. (slang) absolutely, Absolutely, completely (used with following adjective).
I went crazy after she left.
Translations: (trans-top, absolutely, completely)
(trans-mid)
(trans-bottom) Etymology: (term, stan, stÄn), from (Ger.) (term, , <nowiki>
  • </nowiki>stainaz), from (PIE.) (term, , <nowiki>
  • </nowiki>stai-). Cognate with Scots stane, Dutch steen, German Stein, Swedish and Danish sten, Norwegian stein and (from Indo-European) with Greek á ("pebble"), Russian ÑÑ ("wall").



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